Meaning of wrap
Pronunciation: (rap), [key]
— v., n., adj. wrapped wrapt, wrap•ping,
- to enclose in something wound or folded about (often fol. by up): She wrapped her head in a scarf.
- to enclose and make fast (an article, bundle, etc.) within a covering of paper or the like (often fol. by up): He wrapped the package up in brown paper.
- to wind, fold, or bind (something) about as a covering.
- to protect with coverings, outer garments, etc. (usually fol. by up).
- to surround, envelop, shroud, or hide.
- to fold or roll up.
- to finish the filming of (a motion picture).
- to wrap oneself (usually fol. by up).
- to become wrapped, as about something; fold.
- to complete the filming of a motion picture: We hope to wrap in time for Christmas.
- wrapped up in one's work.
- intensely absorbed in:wrapped up in one's work.
- involved in; bound up with:Peace is wrapped up in willingness to compromise.
- to conclude; finish work on: to wrap up a project.
- something to be wrapped about the person, esp. in addition to the usual indoor clothing, as a shawl, scarf, or sweater: an evening wrap.
- a beauty treatment in which a part or all of the body is covered with cream, lotion, herbs, or the like and then wrapped snugly with cloth.
- the completion of photography on a film or an individual scene.
- the termination of a working day during the shooting of a film.
- secret: The army wants this research project kept under wraps.
- wraparound in style: a wrap skirt.
- wrap (Thesaurus)